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Prayer prompt for Thursday, May 28

Like running into Daddy’s arms, Romans 8:14-16 reassures us that God’s love is bigger than our fears.


Unmaintained chaos is no way to live each day

There is something about starting something new, something fresh.

I know a lot about that. I’ve started plenty of new things and I have about 25 self-help books right here, right now just sitting there waiting for me to finish them and take that “next step”. 671 more words

Jan Spiller

Life: Variations

by Stephen Paden

Life is jumping out of an airplane.
Sadness is doing it without a parachute.
Happiness is knowing that you have one.
Joy is realizing that you can fly.



Life is jumping out of an airplane.
Happiness is doing it without a parachute.
Sadness is realizing you needed one.


Junk food that's ethical & fodmap friendly?

Healthy, ethical and low fodmap junk food? Yes it exists! It’s ‘intercepted food’. Food that’s about to be binned by retailers because it’s past its sell by date but is still fine to eat. 360 more words


Peace is Every Step

For the first time in weeks, I feel as if I have cast aside the shackles of the ‘iron episode’ and returned to some semblance of a former self. 903 more words

Team Swizzlemonkey

Turn the Other Cheek - The Verse Curiously Absent When We Offer Prooftext Arguments

A couple weeks back the news came down that Tsarnev had been condemned to death for the Boston Marathon bombing.  As is common when I hear big news nowadays, I went to Twitter to check out what people were saying, specifically Christian leaders.   597 more words